Shell’s Niger Delta cleanup: Ogoniland’s uncertain future
02 August 2021 | 11:05 am
A Dutch court in January ruled that Shell had polluted the Niger Delta and ordered the energy giant to pay compensation. But many are now questioning whether it is enough to put right the misery suffered by the people.
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Buhari strikes $5bn Shell investment for Nigeria.
5 May 2019
The two Royal Dutch Shell oil workers who were kidnapped in the Niger-Delta region of Nigeria have been rescued. Police spokesperson for Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited made the disclosure. Kola Karim, Chairman Shoreline Group joins CNBC Africa to assess the security situation in Nigeria.
29 Jun 2019
Lyn Lee, chief diversity and inclusion officer at Royal Dutch Shell, discusses the diversity and inclusiveness of Asean, the changes she’s seen over the years, their gender gap in engineering and technology and how the company is trying to move the needle when it comes to diversity and inclusion. She speaks exclusively on “Bloomberg Markets: Asia” from the sidelines of the Bloomberg Asean Business Summit in Bangkok.
17 Nov 2019
Group accuses Shell of sabotaging Nigeria's economy
20 Oct 2019
Senate should investigate oil companies in Ogoniland - Rochas Okorocha
16 Mar 2020
The delay in the full commencement of is a source of worry for the stakeholders in the region as alleged being sidelined.
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15 Nov 2020
Back when Israeli bartender Lotem Benbenishti was mixing cocktails for a living, the beach was where she went for fun. But on a recent sunny morning in northern Israel, Benbenishti was hard at work -- scooping plastic off a sandy beach and stuffing it into a garbage bag.
26 Jan 2021
The Lagos State Coconut Development Authority, LASCODA, is changing how coconut waste is managed by training people to turn it into arts and crafts.
2 Feb 2021
The energy giant will have to pay four Nigerian farmers compensation and start a cleanup over pollution caused by leaking oil pipelines in the Niger Delta.
16 Feb 2021
Britain's Supreme Court has ruled that more than 40,000 people can make claims against the European energy giant following decades of oil spills in the Niger Delta region.
18 Mar 2021
Energy giants Eni and Shell were accused of corruption in the 2011 purchase of an offshore oilfield in Nigeria. The $1.3 billion sale was the biggest corruption scandal to hit the industry.
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